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newssports14 hours ago

Shiva Keshavan to contest elections for IOC athlete's commission

Six-time Winter Olympian Shiva Keshavan is set to contest for the elections for a seat in the IOC (International Olympic Committee) athletes commission. The Indian luger will try to fill in one of the two vacant spots in the commission when the polling takes place during the 2022 Winter Olympics.
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newssports5 days ago

2022 AFC Women's Asian Cup promises to be another spectacular celebration of women's football, asserts AFC President

After a successful hosting of the 2017 FIFA U17 World Cup, India is set to stage yet another mega event - 2022 AFC Women's Asian Cup, next year. AFC President Shaikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa stated that the upcoming meet will be another spectacular celebration of women's football.
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newssports6 days ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | India have too much ammunition for Pakistan, says Lance Klusener

Former South Africa cricketer, Lance Klusener is of the opinion that Team India have too much ammunition for a team like Pakistan in the upcoming T20 World Cup. He further added that India’s mentor MS Dhoni’s experience and Virat Kohli’s aggression make the team a strong contender for the title.
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newssports9 days ago

Narinder Batra confident that India will win bid for 2036 Olympics, says Motera Stadium front runner for opening ceremony

The IOA president Narinder Batra is confident that India will win the bid to host the 2036 Olympics, and that Motera Stadium in Ahmedabad is the frontrunner to host the opening ceremony of the Games. Batra also pointed out that the hosts for the 2036 edition will be decided in two-three years.
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newssports11 days ago

Was disappointed on not being considered for T20 World Cup selection, says Nathan Lyon

Australia off-spinner Nathan Lyon has revealed that he was extremely disappointed on not being selected in the national team for the upcoming T20 World Cup 2021. He now looks forward to an exciting home season, which features the much awaited Ashes series, beginning December 8 in Brisbane.
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newssports11 days ago

World Artistic Gymnastics Championships 2021 | Sraddha Talekar's coach confident of good show in uneven bars

The 2021 World Artistic Gymnastics Championship in Kitakyushu, Japan, starts on October 18, and India's Sraddha Talekar would be in the fray in the competition. The 28-year-old specializes in the uneven bars category and would at least be looking to make it to the final of her event.
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newssports19 days ago

World Women's Team Chess Championship | India script win over Armenia in round 3

The Indian women’s chess team scripted their second consecutive defeat at the World Women’s Team Chess Championship on Wednesday, with an encouraging win over Armenia. With the victory, India moved to the second spot, with a collection of seven board points and five match points.
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newssports19 days ago

2021 FIBA Women's Asia Cup | India defeated convincingly by South Korea

The Indian women’s basketball team were defeated convincingly by South Korea in Group A of the FIBA Women’s Asia Cup. The eves had already lost their first match of the competition against Japan on the opening day of the competition, while they are set to take on New Zealand, on Wednesday.
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newssports21 days ago

Formula 2 | Jehan Daruvala third in Sochi Feature Race, makes fourth podium finish in 2021

Ace driver Jehan Daruvala registered yet another podium finish in the F2 Championship, in the Feature Race in Sochi on Sunday. The Indian has accumulated 96 points this season and is in seventh place in the overall driver's standings. The next race of the season will be in Jeddah in December.
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newssports21 days ago

Figure skater Tara Prasad misses out on 2022 Winter Olympics qualification

Indian figure skater Tara Prasad finished at the 30th spot in the women’s singles competition of the 2021 Nebelhorn Trophy, which was incidentally also a qualifying event for the 2022 Winter Olympics. She was well short of the six possible quotas available for the mega event, in Beijing, next year.
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